On high school and college campuses and in certain political and social media circles, the growing visibility of a small, but semantically committed cadre of young people who self-identify as “genderqueer” — neither male nor female but an androgynous hybrid or rejection of both — is challenging anew the limits of Western comprehension and the English language.
A federal appeals court has ordered immigration officials to review their decision not to grant asylum to a gay man who said he was attacked for his sexual orientation in 2002 and 2003 in his native Russia and feared he would be persecuted if forced to return there.
It’s the kind of thing many think would tear a husband and wife apart, but not David and Cat Kaufman. But the end of the Kaufmans’ love story has an unusual ending. More than 20 years later, David Kaufman became Dani Kaufman.
A Davis young adult accused of brutally beating a gay man in Davis earlier this year has pleaded no contest in the case.
A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld the nation’s first-of-its-kind law in California prohibiting health practitioners from offering psychotherapy aimed at making gay youth straight.
Gay or straight, these square dancers swing to their partners, knowing they can take these moves anywhere and still understand the man at the microphone.
“What he was doing was quoting from the catechism of the church, which warns against discrimination of gays and makes the important point that being gay is not a sin. It’s acting on it that’s the sin.”
The California Supreme Court is refusing to order the state to stop issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
Wendy Montgomery and her family greeted Wednesday’s news that the Supreme Court overturned the Defense of Marriage Act and said would not rule on Proposition 8 with a smile.
With the simplest of sentences, NBA veteran Jason Collins set aside years of worry and silence to become the first active player in one of four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out as gay.
A hate crime suspect is back in jail on more than $500,000 bail, while the man he’s accused of beating tries to heal and forgive.
Same-sex marriage supporters are gathering in Sacramento for a rally and candlelight vigil outside of the federal courthouse in Sacramento with both sides of the debate.